29 Jul

I assume that few teenagers, when visiting a foreign land, are especially excited to see the jails. Though that is likely the case for most teens, a group of foreign exchange students from Onomachi, Japan were actually very interested in …

26 Jul

Radar guns are used by police to catch speeders, baseball coaches and scouts to track pitching speeds, golfers to improve their swing and tennis players to measure their serve, but since radar can be used to measure the speed of …

21 Jul

Most of us, when we consider radar guns, think of police pulling over speeders on the road. Dependent on your point of view the police may be too vigorous or too lax in their ticketing.

A road near my …

18 Jul

Every once in a while I read a news article that brings a smile to my face. Admittedly, this isn’t a heartwarming story, but I still had to smile at the stupidity of those involved.

Down in Austin, TX a …

13 Jul

OpticsPlanet and RadarGuns have teamed up to bring you the What Would You Do with a Bushnell Speedster III? Contest. The winner will receive a Bushnell Speedster III and a SpeedScreen. To enter, all you need to do …

11 Jul

I realize that I say I’ve read a cool story from time to time, but this one has an inspirational twist that sets it apart. A young sixth grade baseball player has been proving coaches wrong and throwing some serious …

08 Jul

I just read a cool story about someone using data gathered from their GPS device to beat a speeding ticket. The basic gist of the story is that a police radar gun read an 18 year old driving 64mph in …

05 Jul

Of the natural phenomenon that occurs on Earth, tornadoes cause hundreds of deaths per year. So far in 2011 there have been 525 deaths in the United States, which, while higher than normal, is still part of a downward trend …